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12 Ways to Protect Your Mobile Device

Your mobile device provides convenient access to your email, bank and social media accounts. Unfortunately, it can potentially provide the same convenient access for criminals. Norway Savings Bank recommends following these tips to keep your information – and your money – safe. Use the passcode lock on your smartphone and other devices. This will make… Read more »

8 Tips to Protect Your Identity

Identity theft continues to be one of the fastest growing crimes in the United States. In 2016, there were 15.4 million victims of identity fraud in the U.S., according to Javelin Strategy and Research. Norway Savings Bank recommends following these tips to keep your information – and your money – safe. 1. Don’t share your… Read more »

7 Tips for Protecting Yourself Online

Every year, millions of consumers fall victim to cybercrime. According to the FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center, in 2016, cyber victims lost $1.3 billion from scams initiated through the web. Norway Savings Bank recommends the following tips to help keep your information safe online: Keep your computers and mobile devices up to date. Having the… Read more »

BikeMaine with Owen – Day 7

Day 7 – 9.16.17 A week ago I set upon a journey, 335 miles on a bike through Maine’s High Peaks. Today I would complete that journey. It was with a heavy heart and even heavier set of legs (boy was I aching) that my alarm went off at 6 A.M. for the last time. Misty,… Read more »

BikeMaine with Owen – Day 6

Day 6 – 9.15.17 Ooo…ouch…groan. I think that was exactly what came out of my mouth this morning. Though I felt great the night before, that 70 mile day had taken its toll on me and I was aching as I rolled out of my sleeping bag this morning. For the first time I woke up… Read more »

BikeMaine with Owen – Days 4 & 5

Day 4 – 9.13.17 Today was layover and rest day, which I was grateful for. Hard to believe this adventure is already half over! Skowhegan seemed very far away a few days ago and yet the end is getting closer than I would like. Unlike some of the more serious cyclists, I decided to rest… Read more »

BikeMaine with Owen – Day 3

    Day 3 – 9.12.17 I don’t think I’ve ever been woken up in a more unique way in my life. As I was beginning to stir, the loud wail of a train whistle came through the camp. Not knowing what to think, I opened my tent door and saw a vintage 1910 steam-powered coach… Read more »

BikeMaine with Owen – Day 2

Day 2 – 9.11.17 Sleep came much easier last night. Temperatures easily dropped into the low 40’s. After bundling up, I was out like a light and didn’t stir much until my alarm went off. Once again I was greeted by the dim twilight morning, clear and still full of stars – another good day… Read more »

BikeMaine with Owen

Over the next seven days, Owen Maguire, Customer Relations Representative, will be representing Norway Savings Bank and putting in some serious miles on his bike with Bike Maine! 335 miles to be exact! Owen will be sharing updates with us each day so we can all vicariously experience everything that Bike Maine and the towns they visit… Read more »

ABA’s Top 10 Tips for College Students

They understand GPAs and test scores but how can we help them better understand their credit score or the value of saving?  The ABA’s (American Bankers Association) top 10 tips are designed to give students an edge on mastering personal finance. 1. You are in charge.  You are responsible for your finances and you should act… Read more »